I like the idea of making flowers. I like the idea of making anything but this is a great project because you could, if you feel moved, just keep making flowers all the way up to and including May 7th and see how many you can make. You could get quite a bouquet, or just one… Continue reading Flowers for Mom
Whip up something for Mother’s Day that’s pretty, quick, and won’t break the bank in materials. Mother’s Day is in 10 days! I’ve gotten pretty good at making a washcloth within one hour and can probably manage the mitt in the same amount of time so this could actually happen. If you don’t have cotton… Continue reading Quick Mother’s Day Spa Set
Yard work is therapeutic for me. I’m a weather wimp though, so I let things go if it’s too windy, or too warm, or too cool outside. Living in Tucson you learn that if you wait a day the weather will change again, and usually in your favor. As a matter of fact, our crochet group… Continue reading Soft Crocheted Sandals
We all know the saying, “When life gives you lemons, make lemonade!” Well, the incredibly talented Twinkie Chan created this lemon stress ball pattern just for you as we raise awareness of the stress reducing benefits of yarn crafts. Stitch your own lemon, squeeze, and watch the stress melt away. #stitchawaystress Knit Pattern: http://bit.ly/1yPCQM5… Continue reading When Life Gives You Lemons #StitchAwayStress
These two adorable hatching chick pattern are free and work up quickly. I think it would be cute to whip up 12 of them and present the dozen in an egg carton. You’ll get at least a chuckle from whoever receives them and you’ll surely brighten their day. If you don’t have plastic eyes on hand… Continue reading Hatching Easter Chicks
Linda has a tutorial here on NaturalSuburbia.com for working up a knitted egg. She has clear photos of each step and includes links for videos on a magic loop in knitting and how to change colors.
By “The Loopy Stitch“ October 28, 2015 As promised here is the pattern for the Minecraft Blanket that I made my Mr A. It’s an easy to pattern to follow as it’s just made up of placing the granny squares in the appropriate positions to get the picture you want to portray. And lucky for… Continue reading Crochet Minecraft Blanket Pattern